Branch Manager Outreach Services

Closing Date
Contact Officer
Robyn Ellard, Executive Manager Public Participation
Contact Number
Email: or phone on 03 9117-6100
Yarra Plenty Regional Library , VIC


Branch Manager Outreach Services

Permanent Part-time (.60 EFT)
24 hours per week, Standard Engagement
Band 6 ($93,438-$103,391)
Location – Eltham Library

Yarra Plenty Regional Library (YPRL) enjoys a reputation as an innovative and industry leading library service with 160+ staff, 150 volunteers and 9 library branches across 3 municipalities as well as established mobile and outreach library services.

About the Role

The Branch Manager Outreach Services is responsible for ensuring quality library services at outreach service points, Mobile Library service, managing operations and leading staff to develop informed, connected, inclusive communities across the YPRL region.

The Branch Manager Outreach Services will provide strategic input into the management and development of community outreach services, including the Mobile Library Service, identify opportunities aimed at improving library access and services to socially isolated communities.

Tertiary qualifications in Library and Information Management, or similar, will be highly regarded in the selection process.

About You

You are highly motivated and a proactive leader with well-developed management skills and a sound understanding of the importance of outreach services.  You have an ability to lead and develop staff with strong persuasion and influencing skills.  You demonstrate strong customer service and relationship building to maintain relationships with people at all levels ensuring quality library services.  Tertiary qualifications in Library and Information Management or similar will ensure your success in this role.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please prepare a cover letter as to why you would like this role and include specific relevant examples of your work that align with the key selection criteria outlined in the position description, and apply via Seek.

Closing on Monday 10 October 2022. 

Interviews will take place as suitable candidates are identified.

For more information on the responsibilities of this role please contact Robyn Ellard, Executive Manager Public Participation at or phone on 03 9117-6100.